Côte d'Ivoire: The Worst May Be Yet to Come
Côte d'Ivoire: The Worst May Be Yet to Come
Côte d’Ivoire: Defusing Electoral Tensions Amid Polarised Politics
Côte d’Ivoire: Defusing Electoral Tensions Amid Polarised Politics
Report 90 / Africa

Côte d'Ivoire: The Worst May Be Yet to Come

The next seven months are a time of great danger for Côte d’Ivoire. Under pressure of an increasingly suspect 15 October 2005 election deadline, its political class may lose control of the cyclical violence it has orchestrated during the on-again, off-again civil war that has divided the country since September 2002.